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ADHD

11 Things Teachers Need to Know About ADHD

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ADHD is a real disorder


ADHD behaviors are not a cause of bad parenting


Positive reinforcement works much better than negative reinforcement


Children with ADHD do not want to be singled out


Every child with ADHD is unique


When something goes wrong, it isn’t always the fault of the child with ADHD


Hands-on, kinesthetic activities and approaches to learning work best


There are some simple ways to make your classroom more “ADHD friendly”


Medication is not a cure for ADHD


Section 504s and IEPs need to be followed


Parents need to be kept informed


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